Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Scattered glitter at the sides adds a touch of exuberance and bedazzlement.’
- ‘I don't know why I fell for Eve - why do you fall in love with anyone? - but after the initial bedazzlement of her humour and intelligence and beauty, there was always the mystery.’
- ‘But it gave me this feeling, this sort of bedazzlement, that I've yet to shake.’
- ‘Beau stared at her in bedazzlement, he knew she'd gone through the hardest decision of her life, but it seemed like she'd had a personality change along with an operation.’
- ‘The whole point is to disorient - that's how you get consumers to consume, put them in a milieu of bedazzlement and wonder.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.